2.34. Version 4.1.0 Beta 2

Table of Contents

2.34.1. General
2.34.2. New IDE
2.34.3. Qt-specific
2.34.4. Java™-specific
2.34.5. Web-specific
2.34.6. Windows (native)-specific
2.34.7. Mac-specific (Cocoa/Carbon edition)
2.34.8. iPhone/iPad-specific
2.34.9. Tk-specific
2.34.10. Documentation
2.34.11. Source Builds

2.34.1. General

  • Fixed ignored --aut switch on --testsuite recording.

  • Fixed default slider settings in Image Verification Point editor.

  • Better handling of invalid arguments in startApplication() and attachToApplication() Python functions.

  • Fixed Math.random() JavaScript function to returning reasonably random numbers on Windows.

  • Fixed Beta 1 regression that caused crashes on JS syntax errors.

  • Provided host and port properties on ApplicationContext script objects.

  • Adapted Mac OS X packages to also run on 'Lion'.

  • Provide OS.machine and OS.release properties in JavaScript test scripts.

  • Don't have the Tcl debugger crash on unbalanced return commands.

  • Avoid lingering extrawwindowwatcher processes after squishserver exits.

2.34.2. New IDE

  • Fixed display of Screenshot Verification Points created with older versions.

  • Improved editor tab titles.

  • Fixed handling of inconsistent line endings that lead to empty lines in the AUT log output on Windows.

  • Avoid possibly hurtful environment variables being inherited from the IDE to the AUT.

  • Work around a menu problem caused by a bug in Ubuntu 11.04 when running IDE from all-in-one package. Documented the same as a FAQ entry for users of the standalone version.

  • Avoid exception when an empty property value is copied from the Spy into the system clipboard.

  • Fixed debug View state in the IDE when stepping.

  • Fixed a case of missing scrollbars.

  • Improved selection after completing built-in functions in the script editor.

  • Allow opening arbitrary files from Resource Views in the Test Suite View.

  • Open external editor for PNG files as generated on failed image comparisons.

  • Allow opening of test.* files with script languages other than the default one.

  • Fixed Null Pointer Exception that occurred when the Projects View was accessed (e.g. upon import of a test resource) before it was opened.

  • Proper shutdown of ScriptConsole when script execution ends. Makes system threads started in the background exit properly.

  • Fixed incompatibility with 4.0 toolkit packages.

  • Added an editor for a summary and description for the test suite and each test case.

  • Exposed --resultdir feature that was previously added to squishrunner.

  • Fixed exception caused by race condition in file system monitor watching test case directories.

  • Fixed repeated execution of Record Snippet.

  • Ensure a reasonable minimum size of the Control Bar.

  • Fixed a case of the AUT not being stopped when recording got cancelled.

  • Avoid accidental deletion from workspace data on the hard disk.

  • Don't start VP editor twice when in Run-Record-VP mode.

  • Fixed deletion of Test Cases and Resources via Edit/Delete.

  • Try to bring the main window to front after the Control Bar is closed.

  • Hide IDE again when continuing execution after hitting a breakpoint.

2.34.3. Qt-specific

  • Added safeguard for property access on deleted QObjects.

  • Fixed dynamic wrapping of QAxWidget wrapper for ActiveX controls.

  • Implemented menu recording with the Cocoa port of Qt on Mac OS X.

  • Fixed setWindowState(...,Maximize) with Qt 4.7.2 on Mac.

  • Better handle sudden deletion of QtDeclarative Items.

  • Fixed style-related menu action replay on Mac OS X.

  • Fixed check of combined Qt+Web licenses when the browser is embedded into the C++ application.

  • Updated RPM package for MeeGo devices.

  • Stop shipping a copy of the QtWebKit DLL on Windows. It's an optional requirement.

  • Ensure that QWebView widgets have JavaScript support enabled when we try to test them.

  • Throw proper error when openContextMenu() is called on invalid QGraphicsView items.

2.34.4. Java™-specific

  • Fixed a bug in setting of CLASSPATH environment variable.

  • Fixed recorded drag distance.

  • Fixed JTable cell caption value when columns are rearranged with respect to model columns.

  • Fixed click coordinate of clickTreeHandle() calls after an SWT tree got scrolled.

2.34.5. Web-specific

  • Added support for Firefox 4.

  • Fixed fetching of style properties in Firefox.

  • Fixed launching of server of new alternative style of Web browser testing.

  • Fix escaping of single quotes in recorded multi-property names.

2.34.6. Windows (native)-specific

  • Partial support for Exontrols GUI controls. Will be completed with final version of 4.1. Available upon request.

  • Improved error reporting for Windows controls obscured by other applications.

  • Fixed packaging of example script files.

  • Commenced work on old-style Infragistics COM components. Scheduled to be completed in 4.1.0 final. Available upon request.

2.34.7. Mac-specific (Cocoa/Carbon edition)

  • Support more NSCell subclasses.

  • Added support for table view header cells.

2.34.8. iPhone/iPad-specific

  • Improved detection of iPhone simulator preferences directory.

  • Added detection of the iPhone SDK that the application was built with. So specifying the --sdk option to the iphonelauncher utility is no longer required.

2.34.9. Tk-specific

  • Support attachToApplication() for Squish/Tk. Works for both statically and dynamically linked applications.

  • Made startaut work on Windows.

  • Make sure items in a tkTable widget are visible before clicking.

  • Support 64-bit applications on Windows.

  • Fixed waitForObjectItem() to really wait for the item.

  • Support system-modal message boxes in event handlers.

  • Fixed crashes on slow AUT startup.

2.34.10. Documentation

  • Documented startaut's --wrapper option.

  • Documented global mousePress(), mouseMove() and mouseRelease() functions.

  • Added documentation and --help option for squishhrunner --config setBrowserPath action.

  • Documented new Java collapse() and expand() functions.

  • Started work on a new Squish for Web tutorial. Will ship with 4.1.0 final.

2.34.11. Source Builds

  • Made build interruptable with Ctrl-C on Windows.

  • Fixed X11 library linking with recent Qt installations that are build with the --as-needed switch.